At the seven Icahn Charter Schools in the South Bronx, students in grades K-8 learn the Core Knowledge curriculum, developed by E.D. Hirsch.

In this video, students at Icahn Charter 2 demonstrate some of the things they’ve learned in an end-of-year Core Knowledge Assembly program.

Charles Sahm writes about the schools’ success in “The Bronx is Learning,” in the newest issue of Education Next.

-Education Next

Last updated June 7, 2016